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How to reset the siteminder super user password?

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Article ID: 53915

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Products

CA Single Sign On Secure Proxy Server (SiteMinder) CA Single Sign On SOA Security Manager (SiteMinder) CA Single Sign-On

Issue/Introduction

If you want to change the siteminder super user password then choose either of the following tools:

  • smreg
  • SiteMinder Policy Server Management Console.


Environment

Release:
Component: SMPLC

Resolution

  1. Run smreg -su <new password>
    smreg is a tool delivered with policy server binaries.
     
  2. Open the the Policy Server Management Console.
     
    • Click on the Super User tab.
    • Enter old password.
    • Enter new password and confirmation.

Additional Information

This has been incorporated into the documentation. Please visit 
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